First Look at Google Earth 6


It seems like it was a stealth release.  There was no big fanfare or announcement about the release of Google Earth 6 that cross my desk.  But, I just happened to stumble onto the news and, of course, grabbed it immediately to kick the tires.  I've always been fascinated by maps and geography and Google [...]

links for 2010-11-29


GpCode ransomware returns, with stronger encryption | ZDNet A new version of the dangerous GpCode ransomware has been detected, using RSA-1024 and AES-256 as crypto-algorithms. (tags: gpcode encryption returns ransomware icsxx) Facebook infested with new worm Facebook is littered with a worm, seemingly the same one under different names, created by randomly generated developers, which [...]

links for 2010-11-28


Justin.tv - Streaming live video broadcasts for everyone Broadcast what you're doing Go live now, meet new friends and have fun. (tags: tv streaming web2.0 social webcam justin.tv community blog) The Googlization of Everything (excerpt) - Siva Vaidhyanathan - University of California Press Google dominates the World Wide Web. There was never an election to [...]

links for 2010-11-27


TubeChop - Chop YouTube Videos TubeChop allows you to easily chop a funny or interesting section from any YouTube video and share it. (tags: youtube editing tools tubechop edit sharing cut apps) Using Media to Enhance Teaching and Learning Media can be a component of active learning strategies such as group discussions or case studies. [...]